How to fix disabled iPhone? Could you fix disabled iPhone without iTunes backup?
When we input wrong password for several times, our iPhone will be locked or when our little baby play with it and keeps input the wrong password, our iPhone will be disabled, and the disable time can be one hour or permanently, then what to do?
The common methods to fix disabled iPhone is with iCloud and iTunes, and here we’ll show you not only those two methods, but also detail you some other ways. See below steps and fix your disabled iPhone.
Fix Disabled iPhone with Recovery Mode
Usually when we encounter some situation with our iPhone, recovery mode can always help us fix them, now we can still have a try.
1.Now connect your iPhone with PC and turn it off by doing below steps:
For iPhone 6s and earlier iPhone: press and hold you both your home button and power button.
For iPhone 7 /7 Plus: press volume button and power button together and hold on.
For iPhone 8 /8 Plus: quickly press and release volume up and down button seperately, then press and hold on power button.
2.Now hold on the buttons for a while until connect to iTunes logo show up, then our iPhone will be in recovery mode.
3.Then we’ll see a pop up window with options to “Restore” or “Update”, now click “Restore”. Then it will help us download software and fix our disabled iPhone.
Fix Disabled iPhone without iCloud
When you have no backups on iTunes, you can also fix your disabled iPhone with iCloud, but it will erase all our data on our device and remove our password, so we’ll need to set up a new password for our iPhone. see below steps.
1.Go to icloud.com on your other iPhone or PC, and log in it with same Apple ID and password.
2.Then we’ll enter the new interface with some options and instructions, find and click “All Device” option on the top of your screen.
3.Now you can see your disabled iPhone, find and click “Erase Device” button, and it will erase all our iPhone data and password from our disabled iPhone.
4.When finish it, we can restore your iPhone with your previous backup from iCloud.
Fix Disabled iPhone with iTunes
Last we’ll show you the method about how to fix disabled iPhone with iTunes, in case some people need it. But it’s only suitable when your have done iPhone backup on your iTunes.
1.Connect your disabled iPhone with PC, then launching your iTunes.
2.When your iPhone is recognized, click “Backup Now” on the right page and confirm with “Backup” to create a new backup files, then click “Restore” button, then it will erase all current data on our disabled iPhone.
3.After erasing data, we can set up our disabled iPhone as a new iPhone.
Recover Lost Data on Disabled iPhone
When you lost or deleted some of your data on disabled iPhone after restoring them from iTunes and iCloud. Or when you have no backups, you can come to iRefone for help and get them back.
is a professional iOS data recovery software, it can help us get back our lost or deleted data with three recovery mode selectively, that is Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup and Recover from iCloud Backup. And it allows us to preview them before restoring.
Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.
Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your iPhone with PC. Choose “Recover from iOS Device”, and click “Start”.
Step 2. Then we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover, find and click “WeChat Message” icon for example, and it will be scanned by the software.
Step 3. Wait a few seconds for scanning, then you can preview and choose WeChat messages you need, tap on “Recover to PC”, and choose folder path to save them.